The technology world is ever changing as consumers clamor for the slimmest flat-screen TV, flash their new iPhone™ and show off their eco-friendly car in the center of their driveway for all to see. For those of them who own homes, that mentality carries over. These homeowners — particularly the affluent — want it all, and they want ...
July 31, 2008
Ever since I was a wee lad (hard to imagine, I know) I have had a fascination with statistics, facts and figures. Like most boys, it all began with sports. In my case, it was when my dad showed me how to keep score at my first baseball game, circa 1970, as the Los Angeles Dodgers hosted the Pittsburgh Pirates.
By Scott Goldfine · July 31, 2008
Q: Now that I am having to connect more and more residential alarm panels to an Internet connection I am looking for suggestions to make sure I have a reliable connection to the central station. Any suggestions?
June 30, 2008
Wilson has been in the industry for years — probably more than his age would indicate! His company monitors more than 850,000 accounts and is one of the top three largest wholesale central stations in the world. Tony is young, bright and a real pro ...
By Ron Davis · June 30, 2008
Guardian Protection Services Inc. completed the acquisition of Ranger American, a provider of home technology solutions, with the recent purchase of its Texas-headquartered operations. In October 2007, Guardian acquired ...
May 31, 2008
The SAMMY Awards were in full swing at the Venetian in Las Vegas this year with seven companies splitting the wares in a dozen categories. Those that clinched a trophy and earned bragging rights are at the forefront of a wave of marketing trends in which the focus is placed squarely on exceptional customer service, and the use of ...
May 31, 2008
Did you know that the security industry has a good neighbor by the name of home controls/automation. This neighbor is so close all the security dealer has to do in look over the backyard fence. This neighbor has the capability of bringing in new customers, and can help generate more revenue and, yes, even more ...
April 30, 2008
Residential fire accounts for the vast majority of fire deaths. One of the most powerful tools at the disposal of each and every homeowner is the automatic smoke alarm ...
February 29, 2008
The partnership enables VOXCOM to distribute iControl’s Web-based Home Security 2.0 solutions, providing Web, mobile and in-home monitoring services through its retail channels and wholesale dealer networks.
February 13, 2008
Just as every person tries to find their true compatibility match, security experts are faced with the daily challenge of finding the correct alarm sensor for a specific security application.
January 31, 2008